Seniors

Canada Family Sponsorship – New definition of age of dependants now in force

2018-05-12T10:52:59+00:00

October 27, 2017 – Ottawa, ON – The Government of Canada has changed the definition of the age of dependants from “under 19” to “under 22,” fulfilling a key mandate commitment of the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship. This change will help more immigrant families stay together. When newcomer families are able [...]

Canada Family Sponsorship – New definition of age of dependants now in force2018-05-12T10:52:59+00:00

Potential sponsors will soon have the opportunity to express their interest to sponsor

2018-04-18T08:36:11+00:00

December 22, 2017 – Ottawa, ON – Canadian citizens and permanent residents will soon be able to take the first step in applying to bring their parents and grandparents to Canada, when the Parents and Grandparents Program reopens in 2018. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) introduced a new process in 2017 for application [...]

Potential sponsors will soon have the opportunity to express their interest to sponsor2018-04-18T08:36:11+00:00

Spouses being reunited more quickly in Canada

2018-04-18T08:31:29+00:00

 February 14, 2018 Mississauga, ON - Spouses being reunited more quickly in Canada Canadian Government News Release From: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada Sponsorship process improvements have led to backlog reduction and shorter processing times February 14, 2018 – Mississauga, ON – Over the past year, the Government of Canada has made significant improvements [...]

Spouses being reunited more quickly in Canada2018-04-18T08:31:29+00:00

Government of Canada Eliminates Conditional Permanent Residence

2018-04-01T16:02:59+00:00

April 28, 2017, Ottawa ON - Government of Canada Eliminates Conditional Permanent Residence IRCC Notice - Ottawa, April 28, 2017— The Government of Canada has removed the condition that applied to some sponsored spouses or partners of Canadian citizens and permanent residents to live with their sponsor in order to keep their permanent resident status. Under [...]

Government of Canada Eliminates Conditional Permanent Residence2018-04-01T16:02:59+00:00